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The Watermill

) #38 of 104 Restaurants in St Ives $$ - $$$ , British,
The Watermill Old Coach Road | Lelant St.Ives, St Ives TR27 6LQ, England
+44 1736 757912
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“liver” (7 reviews)
“mixed grill” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Watermill Old Coach Road | Lelant St.Ives, St Ives TR27 6LQ, England
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1 - 10 of 414 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family and I stayed locally and came across the Watermill unexpectently. With seven of us and a baby the staff were very accomadating and the food was delcious. the outside area is also beautiful on a summers day.

Thank desalnik
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called late to see if we could get a Sunday lunch. The landlord was very helpful and got us in for half an hour after we called. Very traditional pub with lots of locals eating and stopping in for a drink. Our roast beef...More

Thank big-blue-eyes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did not enjoy our meal at all. The food was of a poor quality. Although the restaurant was extremely busy this is no excuse for undercooked food.

1  Thank Ann k
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. The food was really nice, fresh and home cooked. Portion sizes were very generous and service was rather quick. Bar staff weren't overly friendly, but overall it was a lovely lunch out.

Thank MB20HMSD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff have great service , food really nice and variable and not to expensive ,Sunday roast really nice a d lots of get with it .

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in on the off chance for the first time, restaurant fully booked but could accomdate us outside in the sunshine. Food excellent and hot, staff friendly and accomodating. Would recommend this to families as the children can play in the garden.

Thank alan c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful pub set in stunning grounds with a babbling brook, lovely garden and a fully working water wheel. It's breathtaking. We went for dinner on the first night of our holiday and it was lovely. We had brie for starters followed by mixed...More

Thank Claudia H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table here while we were on holiday in St Ives. We had a table in the upstairs part of the restaurant ,which is a lot quieter than downstairs.The staff here are all very friendly.The meal we had was really tasty and big portions.Although...More

1  Thank pearcep2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had Sunday lunch wow the food was amazing loads of veg and large slices of meat. Staff are nice and helpfull will differently return

1  Thank Andy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch with my family; I ordered fish pie which is one of my favorite dishes. I was very disappointed as the description on the blackboard suggested it would be full of fish but did not mention all the carrots and celery that were...More

3  Thank Ladyginger1
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Questions & Answers
12 May 2016|
Response from TheWatermill2014 | Property representative |
Hi. Thank you for your question. Based on long experience the demand for people eating later, particularly on Mondays, generally isn't there. The economics of kitchen and waiting staff being on call while doing no or little... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Watermill Old Coach Road | Lelant St.Ives, St Ives TR27 6LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 757912
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